Lecture: Collecting Art from Latin America - Challenges and Opportunities
What is distinctive about Latin American art? Is "Latin American" a useful term for thinking about art from the region? What are the opportunities, and the challenges, of collecting Latin American art today?
Gabriel Perez-Barreiro, director and chief curator of the Coleccion Patricia Phelps de Cisneros suggests some answers by showing how institutions and individuals have collected both historic and contemporary art from Latin America.